Synonyms of greedy in English:

greedy


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adjective

1‘a greedy eater’

SYNONYMS

gluttonous, ravenous, ravening, voracious, gourmandizing, gourmand, intemperate, self-indulgent, insatiable, insatiate, wolfish, gannet-like

informal piggish, piggy, swinish, hoggish, gutsy

rare esurient, edacious

have eyes bigger than one's stomach

ANTONYMS

temperate, ascetic

2‘a greedy millionaire’

SYNONYMS

avaricious, acquisitive, covetous, rapacious, grasping, venal, cupidinous, materialistic, mercenary, predatory, usurious, possessive

grabbing, hoarding, Scrooge-like

informal money-grubbing, money-grabbing

North American informal grabby

rare pleonectic, Mammonish, Mammonistic

ANTONYMS

generous, altruistic

3‘she is greedy for a title’

SYNONYMS

eager, avid, hungry, craving, longing, yearning, hankering, thirsty, pining, enthusiastic, impatient, anxious

desirous of

informal dying, itching, hot, gagging

ANTONYMS

indifferent